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Old 11-10-2005, 12:05 AM   #11 (permalink)
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i think cut the cpu to 3500 & the PSU to 420W, I dont think he's gonna be pulling SLI

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Old 11-10-2005, 01:01 AM   #12 (permalink)
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or just get the non-sli board.

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Old 11-10-2005, 05:41 AM   #13 (permalink)
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if your gettting corsair valueselect why do you need such an expensive board like DFI o0o0o0o get like an MSI K8N NEO4-F with corsair valueselect and i dont think hes going to SLI obviously and try to get the antec neoHE 500W power supply which is like 20 dollars more but your saving a lot more money when getting the MSI K8N NEO4-F over the DFi nF4 SLi-Dr
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Old 11-10-2005, 02:29 PM   #14 (permalink)
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once again...i agree with zero....obvioulsy he don't wanna don't get sli board...only no need for 500W ps if u don't wanna add lotta stuff in it or go sli...if u wanna go sli in the future might as well spend a little more now then buying all new stuff in the future. need to know what u really wanna do with this comp..u wanna game with bf2 or like cs 1.6 big difference so when u say gaming u have to kind of specify

oh yeah and i forgot to ask if u were building it? if u r u can save a shiznit load of money..if not ur screwed
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Old 11-11-2005, 01:00 AM   #15 (permalink)
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This mobo and processor will cut it down a bit and will do you just fine....
CPU - Intel Core i5-3570K Ivy Bridge 3.4GHz
Mobo - ASRock Z77 Extreme4
GPU - EVGA 02G-P4-3660-KR GeForce GTX 660 Ti 2GB
RAM - G.SKILL 8GB DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800)
H.D. - Corsair Force Series GT 120GB SATA III (SSD)
PSU - CORSAIR Enthusiast Series TX650 V2 650W ATX12V
Case - COOLER MASTER Storm Scout
Monitor - Dual Hanns-G HW191D 19" Flat Panel
OS - Windows 7 Home 64 bit
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Old 11-27-2005, 03:17 PM   #16 (permalink)
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Default Thank you everyone.

I have a monitor and mouse. Thank you for the help. I really appreciate it.
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Old 11-27-2005, 03:28 PM   #17 (permalink)
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Default Just wondering.

What is SLI? Well I'll be playing games like Counter Strike: Source. All of the Battlefield games. But the computer that you reccommended should have no problem playing any of those. And I don't mind paying an extra hundred dollars.
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Old 11-27-2005, 04:52 PM   #18 (permalink)
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Sli is a technology enabling 2 graphics cards to split the work of the graphics processing by giving each card a half of the screen to work with. gives only a 40-50% increase in performance and not many people on this forum like it.
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Old 11-27-2005, 07:00 PM   #19 (permalink)
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Default Hmmm.

It seems like it could be a good thing. But it could also go bad. If one of your graphics cards give out then half your screen would probably go out.
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Old 11-27-2005, 10:31 PM   #20 (permalink)
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hrmm well i think we should also ask him what kinda games he's playing.... and what quality he wants to play them at would be the better question.... well i dunno, maybe he's not expecting to play games at cutting edge graphics

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